In today’s world, we are used to living in relative comfort. With heating and air conditioning everywhere we go, we are ill-equipped to handle the times when we can’t control the temperatures due to a malfunctioning or inefficient HVAC system. Whether your system is a year old or several years old, there are things you can do and steps you can take to extend the life of your HVAC system for as long as possible. Some of these steps include:
1. Regular Maintenance Checks. One of the easiest ways to get the most from your HVAC system is to keep it running in good condition. Minor issues that are neglected turn into major issues that end up costing more in time and money. With regular maintenance, especially during the beginning of the hot and cold seasons, your HVAC system will last longer and function more efficiently.
2. Professional Energy Assessments. There are all sorts of sneaky ways that your home or business could be letting precious heating energy dissipate. Things like poor insulation, old windows, and ill-fitting doorways are common culprits. Professional energy assessments can help pinpoint these areas and give you tips to fix them.
3. Proper Sizing. If your heater or air conditioner is the wrong size for your space, you’ll be wasting a lot of energy. An expert can tell you if you’re using the right sized unit or if it is too large or too small.
For more tips on how to make your HVAC system last as long as possible, contact us here at AppleBlossom Energy for more information.